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Man charged in connection to threatening note found inside JCC

Published: Jul. 22, 2015 at 10:01 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 29, 2015 at 10:09 PM EDT
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Paul Apple (Source: LMDC)
Paul Apple (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man has been taken into custody in connection to a threatening note left on a desk inside the Jewish Community Center.

Paul Apple, 68, was booked into Louisville Metro Department of Corrections at 5:19 p.m. Wednesday.

[RELATED: Sweep of Jewish Community Center finds no threat]

About 200 people, mostly day-campers and senior citizens, were at the campus on Dutchman's Lane when an employee of the JCC discovered the note on a desk.

Emergency crews were called and performed a security sweep. No threats were found as a result, according to Louisville Metro Police.

Apple is charged with terroristic threatening.

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